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Graphic Policy Radio is joined by filmmaker Brandon Wilson to discuss Guardians of The Galaxy, Vol 2, Marvel’s latest box office hit.
Brandon Wilson is a filmmaker and teacher. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he attended UCLA where he took a B.A. in African-American Studies and an M.F.A. from the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television.
Wilson has made several short films and written numerous screenplays. In 2005 he made his feature debut The Man Who Couldn’t… for under $10,000 on standard definition digital video. The ?lm debuted at the 2005 Pan-African Film Festival and won the Oscar Micheaux Award at the Bare Bones Film Festival in Oklahoma.
Last year his second feature SEPULVEDA world premiered in New York City at the Urbanworld Film Festival. It has gone on to win a Special Achievement Award at the Culver City Film Festival and a Best Ensemble Acting Award at the Silicon Beach Film Festival. SEPULVEDA was improvised with non-professional actors and co-directed and co-edited by Wilson and his wife Jena English.
Wilson also maintains a blog at geniusbastard.com where he writes about films, pop culture and politics and tweets at great length about the same.